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Saturday, January 14, 2006

Nice Read


From Paul Graham's essay, "What is Good Design?"

Good Design is

- Simple
- Timeless
- Provides answers
- Sometimes funny
- Hard but looks easy
- Usable
- Fast
- Accessible
- Uses symmetry
- Resembles nature
- Involves redesign
- Sometimes strange
- Happens in chunks
- Sometimes daring

Good design is Google.

- Simple
- Fast
- Easy/ Usable
- Accessible
- Uses white to its advantage